I have been toying with a feeling for a while now. I am torn between two beliefs. Beliefs, that is what we are made up of. Our decisions are a function of our set of beliefs, this set though it mutable. And with every decision, this set itself transforms. So are we just an outcome… Continue reading My two cents on life
I can still feel it, as vivid as ever. His hand across my waist, our fingers intertwined, barely touching, restraining because we knew it’s wrong. As I rest my head on his chest, I hear his heartbeat, so loud and steady that it suppressed my thoughts, blocks my logic and forces me to act impulsively. ∞
Despite the incisive forces of capitalism, businesses and consumers have shared more than just a monetary bond. A few years ago, we knew exactly where to go for the things we needed. Most often, the shop would be one that has been integral to the lives of several generations of our families before us. We… Continue reading What we can learn from the business model of JustDial
As I was waiting in the queue before the ATM, I overheard a quarrel between a young woman and an elderly man. While the man was complaining of the hardships he had to face, the woman declared that she was a Modi supporter. On being asked why she supports his latest move on demonetisation, she… Continue reading Take Note
Isn’t it so intriguing, strange yet fascinating how a chair is privy to countless stories of happiness, despair and hope shared by strangers from various origins, castes and cultures?
Empathy is not absolute. Nothing is, actually. No matter what wise words they showered on her, words that were too patheticly sugar coated to enter her ears, she felt the miserable void, the kind that can neither be understood nor combated. Others may have experienced the same loss, circumstantially, but every relationship is different, full… Continue reading Empathy
ANYTHING CAN BE MADE MORALISTIC When Karna(Karana) decides to continue fighting on Duryodhana’s side despite knowing his true linkage to the Pandavas, his devotion and loyalty is depicted as a superior virtue. The way he honors his word is regarded as exemplary. However, if on the other hand, he had decided to switch sides, his… Continue reading THOUGHTS ON THE MAHABHARATA
He watched them go to the place he spent days thinking about, the place that he felt all dreams could come true, where there were no inhibitions and one could work to be whatever they wanted to be and not what society expected them to be, a place where he could make his parents proud,… Continue reading Hope?
With big, wild eyes sparkling with curiosity, brimming with innocence, she exposed her young, wounded soul to my cold, impassive heart. PHOTO CREDITS- ADITYA TANNU